Release: April 2000
Edition Quantity: 5,000
The Village of Hoffman Estates is recognized as one of the premier
communities in the State of Illinois. The Village covers 19.9 square miles and
is the home of a number of regional and national corporations, most notable
Ameritech, Siemens Medical Systems, and Sears Roebuck and Co.
Rescue and medical services to the Village's 48,000 residents and business
community are provided by the Hoffman Estates Fire Department's four stations.
The stations are staffed by 3 Battalion Chiefs, 3 Captains, 12 Lieutenants, and
69 firefighters/paramedics. Administrative support for the Department consists
of 4 chief officers, 3 fire inspectors and a secretarial staff of 3.
The Department fleet of apparatus consists of the following:
4 – Advanced Life Support (ALS) Engine Companies
2 – Reserve Engine Companies
1 – 100' Aerial Platform Truck Company
1 – 105' Reserve Ladder Truck
1 – Heavy Rescue Squad
3 – ALS Ambulance Companies
1 – Reserve Ambulance Company
1 – Special Operations Rescue unit and boat
1 – Special Operations Support Trailer and tow vehicle
9 – Command & Staff Cars
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All Code 3 Fire
Trucks & Emergency Vehicles are:
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